17 Jan 2015
January 17, 2015

Port Macquarie Camp 2015

Team “Faze Clan” On Wednesday the 7th of January, the Carlile Gold Squad as well as a few members of the Silver Squad, once again headed to Port Macquarie for the hugely anticipated swimming camp in preparation for the upcoming major competitions. An excellent breakfast prepared by parents followed by a quick Thera-Band session with.. read more →

22 Dec 2014
December 22, 2014


21 swimmers from Carlile Club competed at the NSW State Open Water Championships at Penrith. The day was perfect with clear blue skies, a very light wind and the water was a warm 26 degrees. The 11, 12 and 13 years started with a 2.5km swim. Six young Carlile swimmers finished strongly with Harrison Crowley.. read more →

17 Dec 2014
December 17, 2014

NSW ETS Swimming Camp

Swimming NSW held the Emerging Talent Squad (ETS) swim camp on the Gold Coast this week. Forty of NSW’s best swimmers aged 13 to 18 were selected from their performance at the Australian National Age Championships held this year in April. Carlile Swimming Club had a very high representation with four swimmers and head coach.. read more →

09 Dec 2014
December 9, 2014

2014 NSW Metropolitan LC Championships

On the weekend 66 Carlile swimmers competed at the NSW Metropolitan Swimming Championships. Two long days of racing and many great performances has seen the Carlile Swimming Club win the championships as the NSW Metropolitan premier Club, for the 3rd year in a row! Well done to all the athletes, parents and coaches on another.. read more →

25 Nov 2014
November 25, 2014

SMNE Skins Meet 2014

Carlile competed at the inaugural SMNE skins meet on Saturday night at the North Sydney Pool. The skins meet was based on the principles of: No race suits, No caps, Nothing but good old-fashioned head to head racing! ‘Old School’ was the dress up theme, which put Luke Bibby right in the zone! This was.. read more →

24 Nov 2014
November 24, 2014

SMNE Fancy Dress Meet 2014

Another fun-filled and enjoyable SMNE Fancy Dress Meet was held on Sunday at Knox Aquatic Centre. This year our swimmers were themed as Batman and Catwoman, and as the photos show, some of the outfits were great. Our young swimmers performed really well and had a lot of fun, especially the 8/unders who swam in.. read more →

11 Nov 2014
November 11, 2014

2014 Australian Short Course Nationals

A team of nine swimmers represented Carlile Swimming Club at the Australian Open Short Course Championships held in Adelaide last week. The team comprised of Ami Matsuo, Emily Washer, Christine Washer, Jessie Quinn, Leanne Wright, Luke Bibby, Greg Phillips, Matt Georgevits, Leon MacAlister. Brian De Bono had to withdraw from the team at the last.. read more →

11 Nov 2014
November 11, 2014

Carlile @ MSW Open Water Series 2014

Penrith was at its best once again! The skies were clear, the breeze was light and the water temp was a balmy 23 degrees. The conditions were favourable for the Carlile Team with 23 swimmers competing in the Metro South West Open Water Series. The Young guns started off with Pia Lenarduzzi, Charlie Brown and.. read more →

04 Nov 2014
November 4, 2014

Australian Short Course Championships 2014

Best wishes to our Carlile Team who departed for Adelaide this morning to compete at the 2014 Australian Short Course Championships. The meet is being held at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre from 5th to 9th November. The team photo includes (top L. to R.), Jessie Quinn, Christine Washer, Ami Matsuo, Brian De Bono,.. read more →

04 Nov 2014
November 4, 2014

2014 SMNE Summer Championships

This past weekend the Swimming Metro North East Summer Championships were held at SOPAC, marking the first championship meet of the long course season. Our swimmers had been working toward this weekend and their hard work paid off with some fantastic results throughout the two days of racing. Over 100 Carlile athletes competed at the.. read more →

Over the school holiday period a number of Carlile Club Members were representing the club in a number of different events. We would like to congratulate those athletes and make their achievements known. Brittany Barnes and Leon MacAlister, represented NSW at the annual State Teams Competition held in Canberra at the AIS. Congratulations to both.. read more →

02 Sep 2014
September 2, 2014

2014 NSW State Age SC Championships

From Friday evening until late Sunday afternoon, 62 Carlile Club swimmers fought tooth and nail with the top talent across NSW at the 2014 State Age Short Course Championships. Carlile finished the meet topping the point score, however, there are still a few distance events to be contested at NSW Open Championships before the State.. read more →

23 Aug 2014
August 23, 2014

Matsuo Magic at the Youth Olympic Games 2014

After her final event for the meet, Ami admitted that she actually shed a little tear! In her relay anchoring role and individual swims, her dedication and performance was simply outstanding. When she boards the plane for Australia she will be bring home an amazing five medals from the Games. Silver Womens 50m Free Bronze.. read more →

22 Aug 2014
August 22, 2014

Youth Olympic Games 2014 – Day 5

Here is the link to the Swimming Australia report on Day 5 of the Youth Olympic Games in China. http://www2.swimming.org.au/article.php?group_id=44814&id=2 Tonight is the final night of competition for swimming and Ami is the final of the Womens 50Free. read more →

19 Aug 2014
August 19, 2014

Silver Bronze Camp Aug 2014

For most club members, it was a cloudy, wet weekend in Sydney but not for 38 Bronze/Silver Campers, 2 coaches and 8 parent helpers. It was a great weekend away in sunny Nelson Bay! The swimmers got to know each other through dry land and pool training sessions, ten-pin bowling and numerous other recreational activities.  It.. read more →

SWIMMING: Australia has won its second medal for the Youth Olympic Games, winning bronze in the Mixed 4x100m freestyle relay on the first day of competition. Kyle Chalmers, Ami Matsuo, Brianna Throssell and Nicholas Brown and in the heats Nic Groenewald, did Australia proud pushing home to bag the first medal at the pool of.. read more →

29 Jul 2014
July 29, 2014

Carlile swimmers excel at Nationals

Members of the Carlile Swimming Club Narrabeen have returned home after successfully competing for NSW at the recent National School Sport Australia Swimming Championships in Melbourne – bagging a total of 10 medals. Turning out for “The Blues” were Brittany Barnes, Charli Brown, Matt Georgevits, Nick Jennens, Tyler Krenkels, Pia Lenarduzzi and Naomi Scott. Our.. read more →

14 Jul 2014
July 14, 2014

2014 NSW Metropolitan SC Championships

This past weekend 64 Carlile athletes competed at the NSW Metropolitan Swimming Championships. Well done to all athletes and coaches on a tremendous performance as the Carlile Club captured our seventh consecutive Metropolitan Short Course Championship Title. Competing against the best swimmers from the Sydney Metro Area the Carlile Club showed depth across all age.. read more →

37 young talented swimmers aged between 7 and 12 attended the 2014 Development Day at Killarney Heights Swim Centre – organised by coaches, including Ryo Kito, Michael Jacobs, Nao Shiono and Jessie Quinn on a beautiful sunny day on Wednesday 9th July 2014. Swimmers were selected from different levels from the Learn to Swim programs at the centre. The.. read more →

It was another great weekend away in Cold Canberra, although not so cold inside the pool!!!! There were 33 swimmers from Carlile with over 300 events and 2 long days of some fast racing. There were first time state and metro qualifiers, lots of PB’s and Great Spirit throughout the team. The team dinner on.. read more →